I joined PDP to salvage Kaduna, defeat El-Rufai in 2019, says Hunkuyi
Senator representing Kaduna North Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Suleiman Hunkuyi, yesterday said his determination to defect from ruling All Progressives Congress...
Governorship aspirant flays sack of workers in Kaduna
Lamenting the plight of sacked civil servants in Kaduna State, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant, Isa Ashiru, yesterday, vowed to revisit the mass sack of workers by Governor Nasir El-Rufai if elected governor in 2019.
Hunkuyi, others pledge to stop El-Rufai in 2019
Some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains in Kaduna State, including Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi and governorship aspirant, Dr. Mohammed Sani Bello, have vowed to restrict Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s tenure in the state to one term in 2019. They spoke at the weekend on the heels of El-Rufai’s statewide broadcast, in which he reiterated that Senator Shehu…
Saudi Arabia set for Hajj with 2,631 officers, 105 emergency centers as more Nigerians depart
The Saudi Red Crescent Authority is intensifying its preparation efforts for the coming Hajj season, the Saudi Press agency reported.
Open letter to Governor Godwin Obaseki - Part 2
Assuming, it was a question of grazing only, the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo who read between the lines suggested a civilised approach to nomadic grazing long ago: a functional...
The first right step forward
The Senate has, at last, decided to take the first right step in tackling the worrisome state of insecurity in our country. Practically every day, someone, somewhere, is being shot.
‘El-Rufai’s decision to establish emirates in Southern Kaduna will engender crisis’
Members of the Congress of Northern Nigeria Christians (CNNC) have cautioned against Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s decision to designate parts of Christian dominated areas in Southern Kaduna as emirates, saying the move may engender more crisis. The group urged El-Rufai to immediately withdraw the state government’s plans, as the country prepares for the 2019 general elections.…
Power, abuse and creation of apartheid state
The Kaduna State government has now charged leader of the Shiite sect, Sheik El Zakzaky and three others (Zeenah Ibrahim, Yakubu Katsina and Sanusi Koki) for offences
The APC, Nigeria and federalism
The report of a committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), which has recommended the devolution of powers, resource control, state police, among others, is likely to be one of the clearest demonstrations of political progress in this country, when implemented.